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Dr. Richard Fox, MD

General Surgery
4.7 (64)
Accepting new patients
26 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Richard Fox, MD

Dr. Richard Fox, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Boulder, CO. They specialize in General Surgery, has 26 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago and is affiliated with Foothills Hospital.

Dr. Fox works at Boulder Breast Center, Boulder, CO in Boulder, CO with other offices in Louisville, CO. They frequently treat conditions like Inguinal Hernia along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Fox's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Boulder Breast Center, Boulder, CO
    4743 Arapahoe Ave Ste 102, Boulder, CO 80303 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (303) 449-3643
    Wednesday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
  2. 2
    Alpine Surgical
    80 Health Park Dr Ste 250, Louisville, CO 80027 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (303) 449-3642

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  • Foothills Hospital

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    DR. FOX IS KIND, KNOWLEDGEABLE, AND EXUDES A DELIGHTFUL JOY FOR WHAT HE DOES AND DOES SO WELL!
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    About Dr. Richard Fox, MD

    Specialties
    • General Surgery
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 26 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1295818474
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    Education & Certifications

    Internship
    • Loyola University Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Indiana University
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
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    Dr. Richard Fox, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Fox is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Fox has an average wait time of 31 – 45 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Fox accepts Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

    Dr. Fox has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Fox has seen patients for Inguinal Hernia, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Fox on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    64 patients have reviewed Dr. Fox. The overall rating for this provider is 4.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Fox.

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